Police Operation Under Way

A massive police operation is under way across the Bristol and Somerset area. 900 staff from the Avon and Somerset force are taking part, targeting offenders in a series of dawn raids.

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Police officers prepare for early morning raids

Operation Relentless started seven years ago and since then has been responsible for more than 2,100 arrests. Today is the 35th operation of its kind and will be the biggest in the force's history.

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Arrests Made In Police Raids

A massive police operation is under way across the Bristol and Somerset area. 900 staff from the Avon and Somerset force are taking part in the operation to target offenders in a series of dawn raids.